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Reviewed August 25, 2019 via mobile

I love the serenity and history of this place. Really nice view of river Olt if you want to have a stroll. This year I saw also a boat every 40 minute that can take you down river Olt, but for 20 Ron and 30...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019

The setting is great With a Nice garden and a river which flows NeXT to the Monestary. The paintings and frescos have the most fantastic colours, - look very fresh. There is also a museum With free entrance. The only disavantage was that the Public...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 15, 2019

On a sunny day of May, my two new friends and I had a walk from Orizont Cozia to the monastery. We arrived during a service and saw quite old art and beautiful gardens, lit candles, took pics and let feeling great. On the way...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019

If you have some extra time while driving through Romania I would recommend a visit here. The paintings and frescos are absolutely beautiful. The area is quaint and worth stopping for lunch. No issue recommending a visit.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Brian D
Reviewed October 13, 2018

600 years from the monastery's founder, Mircea Voievod, rest in the church we see now a cosy, little monastery, but it's like very old man, full of memories just look the old walls and think to old generations who kept that church alive

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

for the monastery with its painted church. Also lovely garden and the river runs by the side of the monastery. Beautiful church both inside and outside. Byzantine in style and paintings inside well preserved.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Nice area, the monastery itself is pure history. The paintings in walls and ceilings are really beautiful and well conserved. Good for a break and to see something different.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kevinms17
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Built in the 14th century, this monastery is still an active place of worship. We stopped by on a Sunday morning and observed the service. Wonderful to hear the space filled with song and prayer.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Is very nice and historical monastery i recommended to everybody that are going in that zone because is place of Romanian history

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank gheorghe V
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Very pretty, functioning monastery (with monks walking around/one engaged me in English). The church is beautiful with paintings both outside on the walls and inside. No charge but they have a lot of people coming to buy offering candles and praying and they will accept...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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